Health Insurance Marketplace

Centene To Establish New East Coast Headquarters In Charlotte | PR Newswire | 7/1/2020

… offers affordable and high-quality products to nearly 1 in 15 individuals across the nation, including Medicaid and Medicare members (including Medicare Prescription Drug Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace , the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also serves several international markets, and contracts with other healthcare and commercial organizations to provide a variety of specialty services focused on treating …

Obamacare expansion bill passed by House Democrats | 6/30/2020

The bill aims to expand the Affordable Care Act by lowering insurance premiums, expanding eligibility for premium tax credits and allowing states to form their own health insurance marketplace s. It would also increase federal funding for Medicaid to encourage other states to expand their programs. There are also provisions that incorporate some aspects of the Democrats’ marquee drug pricing bill, which passed in December, to lower prescription drug prices for …

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Maryland coronavirus emergency healthcare enrollment extended to July 15 | 6/30/2020

FREDERICK, Md. (WDVM) — The deadline to sign up for coronavirus emergency healthcare in Maryland has been extended into July. According to Maryland Health Connection, the state’s health insurance marketplace , uninsured residents have until July 15 to sign up. The extension comes as more than 43,000 residents have received coverage during this special enrollment period that began in march, according to the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange. “With this virus, it’s more …

Centene’s Illinois Subsidiary to Acquire Membership of NextLevel Health Partners | PR Newswire | 6/30/2020

… offers affordable and high-quality products to nearly 1 in 15 individuals across the nation, including Medicaid and Medicare members (including Medicare Prescription Drug Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace , the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also serves several international markets, and contracts with other healthcare and commercial organizations to provide a variety of specialty services focused on treating …

House Passes Common Sense ACA Improvements | 6/30/2020

… American’s having affordable, quality health private health insurance and an additional 12.5 million obtaining coverage through expanded Medicaid. But the ACA is not perfect. It limits the federal premium assistance for policies purchased through health insurance marketplace s to those with income below 400% of the federal poverty level. This has resulted in small business owners across the country not qualifying for premium assistance and facing escalating insurance premiums that have …

GetInsured Purchases More Than Million and a Half Dollars of Medical Debt In New Jersey Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic | PR Newswire | 6/29/2020

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. , June 29, GetInsured , a health insurance marketplace platform provider, purchased and retired $1.6 million of medical debt in the State of New Jersey after a new survey revealed that 60 percent of respondents in the state have faced high or surprise medical bills. The New Jersey Resident Medical Debt Survey also revealed that given the circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, more than half of those without …

Insurance Marketplace GoHealth Seeks $100M In Potential IPO | 6/29/2020

Print GoHealth, Inc. is seeking to raise $100 million in Class A common stock during a proposed upcoming initial public offering (IPO), according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The health insurance marketplace is seeking to list with the “GHTH” symbol on The NASDAQ Global Market. “Our platform utilizes proprietary technology, machine-learning capabilities, data, efficient business processes, and highly skilled and trained licensed agents …

Eshoo Hails Passage of Legislation to Strengthen Affordable Care Act | Congresswoman Anna Eshoo | US House of Representatives | 6/29/2020

… more Americans WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Health Subcommittee Chairwoman Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) voted for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Enhancement Act which strengthens the Affordable Care Act (ACA) by lowering premiums of health insurance marketplace plans, strengthens protections for individuals with preexisting conditions, cracks down on junk insurance plans approved by the Trump Administration, and provides health insurance coverage to nearly five million more Americans. The legislation also …

Covid-19 Is amplifying mental health conditions. Here’s how digital tools can help. - MedCity News | 6/29/2020

… including behavioral and mental health care, that fits their everyday lives. The good news is mental and behavioral health services are defined as “essential health benefits” for health plans available through the government-operated Health Insurance Marketplace , which helps people shop for coverage. However, specific benefits differ depending on state regulations and the plan chosen. As the need for mental health care grows, a patchwork of different benefits is no …

MNsure sees insurance sign-ups jump during pandemic | 6/28/2020

MNsure sees insurance sign-ups jump during pandemic Written By: Al Edenloff Jun 28th 2020 - 7am. MNsure , Minnesota’s health insurance marketplace , has seen a lot of activity in the last three months. A total of 99,688 Minnesotans visited MNsure.org and enrolled in private health insurance through a special enrollment period (SEP) or received eligibility for a public assistance program (Medical Assistance or MinnesotaCare) since March 1. As health leaders expected …

Maine health insurance marketplace: history and news of the state’s exchange | 6/28/2020

… the CO-OP ceased new individual plan enrollments in New Hampshire on the same schedule they used in Maine; for 2017, they pulled out of New Hampshire altogether. History of the Maine marketplace Maine’s health insurance marketplace is operated by the federal government. Then-Gov. Paul LePage announced the state’s decision against a state-run model in November 2012. In a letter to then HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, LePage said …

Amid coverage losses, ‘Obamacare’ enrollments are up | Star Tribune | 6/26/2020

… jeopardize coverage for some 20 million Americans and put at risk protections for people with preexisting health problems. Thursday’s figures are partial because they don’t include sign-ups from states that run their own health insurance marketplace s. Major states like California and New York are not counted in the federal statistics. An estimated 27 million people may have lost job-based coverage due to layoffs, and it’s unclear what — if …

Obamacare enrollments increase amid coronavirus | 9news.com | 6/26/2020

… jeopardize coverage for some 20 million Americans and put at risk protections for people with preexisting health problems. Thursday’s figures are partial because they don’t include sign-ups from states that run their own health insurance marketplace s. Major states like California and New York are not counted in the federal statistics. An estimated 27 million people may have lost job-based coverage due to layoffs, and it’s unclear what — if …

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to overturn Obamacare | 6/26/2020

… come to depend on its coverage. Trump has insisted that his predecessor’s signature legislative achievement must be overturned, despite the public health emergency. Shortly after Covid-19 emerged, Trump refused to reopen the law’s health insurance marketplace s to make it easier for uninsured people to get coverage, despite pleas from Democrats and some moderate Republicans. “What we want to do is terminate it and give health care,” Trump said in …

Future of ACA may return to the courts following Trump filing | Modern Healthcare | 6/26/2020

… White House nor congressional Republicans have specified how. The new sign-ups for health coverage come from CMS . The figures are partial because they don’t include sign-ups from states that run their own health insurance marketplace s. Major states like California and New York are not counted in the federal statistics. An estimated 27 million people may have lost job-based coverage due to layoffs, and it’s unclear what — if …

Trump administration’s new bid to end Obamacare makes no mention of coronavirus | 6/26/2020

… specified how. The new sign-ups for health coverage come from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The figures are partial because they don’t include sign-ups from states that run their own health insurance marketplace s. Major states like California and New York are not counted in the federal statistics. An estimated 27 million people may have lost job-based coverage due to layoffs, and it’s unclear what — if …

Ensuring equity and coverage for future coronavirus vaccinations | 6/26/2020

… insurance? Unlike pediatric vaccination delivery, which is financially buoyed by the 1993 Vaccines for Children federal program, adult vaccines receive no federal support. The cost of adult vaccine procurement and administration is covered by health insurance marketplace plans and private insurance plans. Since nearly half of Americans receive health insurance through their jobs, the recent spike in unemployment will undoubtedly disrupt the ability of millions of Americans to receive health …

ACA’s Section 1557 Nondiscrimination Regulations Updates | 6/26/2020

… sex, age, or disability for individuals participating in: (1) any health program or activity any part of which received funding from HHS; (2) any health program or activity that HHS itself administers; or (3) health Insurance Marketplaces and all plans offered by issuers that participate in those Marketplaces. Section 1557 has been in effect since its enactment in 2010. Section 1557 derives from several federal statutes, including Title VI of …

In brief: COVID-19 data, tax penalty on relief funds, oxygen shortages and review of NIV | 6/26/2020

… burden, increase efficiencies, continue administrative simplification, increase the use of health informatics, and improve the beneficiary experience.” The new office will strengthen CMS’s efforts across Medicare, Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program and the Health Insurance Marketplace to decrease the hours and costs clinicians and providers incur for CMS-mandated compliance. It will take a proactive approach to reducing burden, carefully considering the impact of new regulations on health care …

CMS launches new health informatics office to ease regulatory, administrative burdens: 5 details | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/24/2020

… Incentive Payment System so clinicians no longer have to submit data in multiple systems. 3. The new office will focus on strengthening CMS’ efforts across Medicare, Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program and the Health Insurance Marketplace to reduce hours and costs that clinicians and providers generate for CMS-mandated compliance. 4. The division will also increase the number of clinicians, providers and health plans CMS works with to ensure …

CMS creates new Office of Burden Reduction and Health Informatics | Healthcare IT News | 6/24/2020

… MATTERS The new office is meant to bolster CMS’s efforts to decrease the hours and costs clinicians and providers incur for CMS-mandated compliance. Across Medicare, Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program and the Health Insurance Marketplace , the agency will take a more proactive approach to reducing provider burden, officials said, as new regulations are rolled out. HIMSS20 Digital Learn on-demand, earn credit, find products and solutions. Get Started …

Effects of Medicaid Health Plan Dominance on the Health Insurance Marketplaces | 6/24/2020

… experts share a common mission: to improve access to affordable and adequate health insurance for individuals, families, employees, and employers across the country. Search the Blog Effects of Medicaid Health Plan Dominance on the Health Insurance Marketplaces Posted on by CHIR Faculty Medicaid insurers (managed-care organizations that offered coverage through Medicaid programs before 2014 but had not sold insurance in private insurance markets until then) have become increasingly dominant …

MD Health Connection extends enrollment period once again. New deadline-July 15 | 6/24/2020

The Maryland Health Benefit Exchange has announced that it has extended the deadline of its Coronavirus Emergency Special Enrollment Period so that uninsured residents will have until July 15 to enroll in health coverage through Maryland Health Connection, the state’s health insurance marketplace . The deadline extension comes as more than 43,000 residents have received coverage during this special enrollment period that began in March with Gov. Larry Hogan’s announcement of …

Coronavirus special enrollment period extended | 6/23/2020

BALTIMORE — The Maryland Health Benefit Exchange announced that it has extended the deadline of its Coronavirus Emergency Special Enrollment Period so that uninsured residents will have until July 15 to enroll in health coverage through Maryland Health Connection, the state’s health insurance marketplace . The deadline extension comes as more than 43,000 residents have received coverage during this special enrollment period that began in March with Gov. Larry Hogan’s announcement of …

Health insurance marketplace GoHealth files to go public | 6/23/2020

GoHealth, an online health insurance marketplace , is looking to raise up to $100 million in an initial public offering, according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Friday. The Chicago company, launched in 2001, said its stock will trade on the Nasdaq Global Market under the symbol “GHTH,” according to an S-1 filing. The company didn’t list specific share price or the number of shares …

ACA

Eshoo Hails Passage of Legislation to Strengthen Affordable Care Act | Congresswoman Anna Eshoo | US House of Representatives | 6/29/2020

Eshoo Hails Passage of Legislation to Strengthen Affordable Care Act June 29, 2020 Press Release New bill will lower premiums and insure nearly 5 million more Americans WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Health Subcommittee Chairwoman Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) voted for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Enhancement Act which strengthens the Affordable Care Act (ACA) by lowering premiums of health insurance marketplace plans, strengthens protections for individuals with preexisting conditions …

Food and Drug Administration

Covid-19 Is amplifying mental health conditions. Here’s how digital tools can help. - MedCity News | 6/29/2020

… we currently face is the increased use of prescription medications that help treat depression. The latest data from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration show a limited supply of commonly prescribed antidepressant and anxiety medications … health benefits” for health plans available through the government-operated Health Insurance Marketplace, which helps people shop for coverage. However, specific benefits differ depending on state regulations and the plan chosen. As the need for …

Medicaid

Amid coverage losses, ‘Obamacare’ enrollments are up | Star Tribune | 6/26/2020

Medicaid Services come as the Trump administration is expected to file written arguments in a Supreme Court case to overturn the Affordable Care Act. That would jeopardize coverage for some 20 million Americans and put at risk protections for people with preexisting health problems. Thursday’s figures are partial because they don’t include sign-ups from states that run their own health insurance marketplaces. Major states like California and New York …

Medicare

Amid coverage losses, ‘Obamacare’ enrollments are up | Star Tribune | 6/26/2020

Medicare and Medicaid Services come as the Trump administration is expected to file written arguments in a Supreme Court case to overturn the Affordable Care Act. That would jeopardize coverage for some 20 million Americans and put at risk protections for people with preexisting health problems. Thursday’s figures are partial because they don’t include sign-ups from states that run their own health insurance marketplaces. Major states like California and …

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Amid coverage losses, ‘Obamacare’ enrollments are up | Star Tribune | 6/26/2020

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services come as the Trump administration is expected to file written arguments in a Supreme Court case to overturn the Affordable Care Act. That would jeopardize coverage for some 20 million Americans and put at risk protections for people with preexisting health problems. Thursday’s figures are partial because they don’t include sign-ups from states that run their own health insurance marketplaces. Major states like …

COVID-19

Amid coverage losses, ‘Obamacare’ enrollments are up | Star Tribune | 6/26/2020

… Close to half a million people who lost their health insurance amid the economic shutdown to slow the spread of COVID-19 have gotten coverage through HealthCare.gov, the government reported Thursday. The numbers from the … don’t include sign-ups from states that run their own health insurance marketplaces. Major states like California and New York are not counted in the federal statistics. An estimated 27 million people may have lost …

Mental Health

Major Payers Find HHS Finalized Nondiscrimination Rule Too Narrow | HealthPayer Intelligence | 6/15/2020

… Medicare Advantage, or Medicare Part D plans. Also dental plans and catastrophic plans that are on the state or federal health insurance marketplaces fall under the Section 1557 rule. Dig Deeper Whereas the previous 2016 … Service non-Title I programs and activities Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration non-Title I programs and activities Any HHS programs not under the Affordable Care Act Medicare Part B Federal Employees Health …

Mental Health Services

Major Payers Find HHS Finalized Nondiscrimination Rule Too Narrow | HealthPayer Intelligence | 6/15/2020

… Medicare Advantage, or Medicare Part D plans. Also dental plans and catastrophic plans that are on the state or federal health insurance marketplaces fall under the Section 1557 rule. Dig Deeper Whereas the previous 2016 … Service non-Title I programs and activities Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration non-Title I programs and activities Any HHS programs not under the Affordable Care Act Medicare Part B Federal Employees Health …

CDC

Major Payers Find HHS Finalized Nondiscrimination Rule Too Narrow | HealthPayer Intelligence | 6/15/2020

… Medicare Advantage, or Medicare Part D plans. Also dental plans and catastrophic plans that are on the state or federal health insurance marketplaces fall under the Section 1557 rule. Dig Deeper Whereas the previous 2016 … I, which includes The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) non-Title I programs and activities Indian Health Service non-Title I programs and activities Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration non-Title …

Substance Abuse

Major Payers Find HHS Finalized Nondiscrimination Rule Too Narrow | HealthPayer Intelligence | 6/15/2020

… Medicare Advantage, or Medicare Part D plans. Also dental plans and catastrophic plans that are on the state or federal health insurance marketplaces fall under the Section 1557 rule. Dig Deeper Whereas the previous 2016 … activities Indian Health Service non-Title I programs and activities Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration non-Title I programs and activities Any HHS programs not under the Affordable Care Act Medicare Part B …

American Hospital Association

Hospitals, insurers call on Congress to protect health coverage | Becker’s Hospital Review | 4/28/2020

… health insurance coverage during the COVID-19 pandemic. In an April 28 letter sent to congressional leaders, groups including the American Hospital Association, the Federation of American Hospitals, America’s Health Insurance Plans and the U.S … of health savings accounts; open a special enrollment period for health insurance marketplaces; and increase eligibility and federal subsidies to buy health plans through the marketplaces. “Congress has taken important actions to support Americans through …

Telehealth

Centene To Equip Critical Medicaid Providers With Telehealth Resources | PR Newswire | 4/22/2020

ST. LOUIS , April 22, Centene (NYSE: CNC ) announced today the creation of a Medicaid Telehealth Partnership with the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) to help Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) quickly ramp-up … Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace, the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also serves several international markets, and contracts with other healthcare and commercial …

Community Health

Centene To Equip Critical Medicaid Providers With Telehealth Resources | PR Newswire | 4/22/2020

… LOUIS , April 22, Centene (NYSE: CNC ) announced today the creation of a Medicaid Telehealth Partnership with the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) to help Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) quickly ramp-up their … Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace, the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also serves several international markets, and contracts with other healthcare and commercial …

Kaiser Family Foundation

How To Get Health Insurance After A Job Loss | Forbes | 4/16/2020

… percent administration fee,” Fuerstenberg said. “This will be the most expensive option,” says Karen Pollitz, a senior fellow at the Kaiser Family Foundation. “But if you can afford it, and if you’re already in treatment … plans. To see if you’re eligible, go to the federal health insurance marketplace at HealthCare.gov . Or go to the website for your state’s Medicaid agency directly. The Affordable Care Act Marketplace . Normally, enrollment in the …

Coordinated Care

Enhanced My Health Pays Member Rewards Program Helps Ambetter from Magnolia Health Members Take Charge of Their Health | PR Newswire | 12/10/2019

Health Insurance Marketplace from Magnolia Health //ambetter.magnoliahealthplan.com/ . About Magnolia Health Magnolia Health is a long-term solution to help the state of Mississippi enhance care for Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) recipients, while most effectively managing taxpayer dollars. A physician-driven, Mississippi-based Coordinated Care Organization (CCO), Magnolia is backed by its parent company, Centene Corporation (Centene). Centene has more than 30 years of experience in Medicaid, CHIP …

NCQA

Enhanced My Health Pays Member Rewards Program Helps Ambetter from NH Healthy Families Members Take Charge of Their Health | PR Newswire | 12/10/2019

Health Insurance Marketplace from NH Healthy Families //ambetter.nhhealthyfamilies.com/ . About NH Healthy Families NH Healthy Families™ is a leading Health Plan serving the needs of New Hampshire residents through the state Medicaid program and Ambetter™ marketplace exchange product. NH Healthy Families is the highest rated NH Medicaid Health Plan according to the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) , for NCQA’s Health Insurance Plan Ratings 2019-2020: Medicaid. Our locally based employees and …

National Committee for Quality Assurance

Enhanced My Health Pays Member Rewards Program Helps Ambetter from NH Healthy Families Members Take Charge of Their Health | PR Newswire | 12/10/2019

Health Insurance Marketplace from NH Healthy Families //ambetter.nhhealthyfamilies.com/ . About NH Healthy Families NH Healthy Families™ is a leading Health Plan serving the needs of New Hampshire residents through the state Medicaid program and Ambetter™ marketplace exchange product. NH Healthy Families is the highest rated NH Medicaid Health Plan according to the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) , for NCQA’s Health Insurance Plan Ratings 2019-2020: Medicaid. Our locally based employees and …

Medicare Advantage

WellCare Selected to Continue Serving Kentucky’s Medicaid Managed Care Program, Awarded Sole Contract for New Kentucky SKY Program | PR Newswire | 12/4/2019

Medicare Advantage plan members and 33,000 Medicare Prescription Drug Plan members in Kentucky . About WellCare Health Plans, Inc. Headquartered in Tampa, Fla. , WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ) focuses primarily on providing government-sponsored managed care services to families, children, seniors and individuals with complex medical needs primarily through Medicaid, Medicare Advantage and Medicare Prescription Drug Plans, as well as individuals in the Health Insurance Marketplace. WellCare serves approximately 6.4 …

Behavioral Health

Centene Corporation Announces Extension of Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations for WellCare Notes | PR Newswire | 12/3/2019

… a range of health insurance solutions. It also contracts with other healthcare and commercial organizations to provide specialty services including behavioral health management, care management software, correctional healthcare services, dental benefits management, commercial programs, home … to adequately price products on federally facilitated and state-based Health Insurance Marketplaces; (xxii) tax matters; (xxiii) disasters or major epidemics; (xxiv) the outcome of legal and regulatory proceedings; (xxv) changes in expected contract start …

Health Management

Centene Corporation Announces Extension of Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations for WellCare Notes | PR Newswire | 12/3/2019

… range of health insurance solutions. It also contracts with other healthcare and commercial organizations to provide specialty services including behavioral health management, care management software, correctional healthcare services, dental benefits management, commercial programs, home-based … to adequately price products on federally facilitated and state-based Health Insurance Marketplaces; (xxii) tax matters; (xxiii) disasters or major epidemics; (xxiv) the outcome of legal and regulatory proceedings; (xxv) changes in expected contract start …

Home Based Primary Care

Centene Corporation Announces Extension of Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations for WellCare Notes | PR Newswire | 12/3/2019

… rate cuts or other payment reductions or delays by governmental payors and other risks and uncertainties affecting Centene’s government businesses; (xxi) Centene’s ability to adequately price products on federally facilitated and state-based Health Insurance Marketplaces; (xxii) tax matters; (xxiii) disasters or major epidemics; (xxiv) the outcome of legal and regulatory proceedings; (xxv) changes in expected contract start dates; (xxvi) provider, state, federal and other contract changes and timing of …

Care Management Software

Centene Corporation Announces Extension of Exchange Offers and Consent Solicitations for WellCare Notes | PR Newswire | 12/3/2019

… health insurance solutions. It also contracts with other healthcare and commercial organizations to provide specialty services including behavioral health management, care management software, correctional healthcare services, dental benefits management, commercial programs, home-based primary care … to adequately price products on federally facilitated and state-based Health Insurance Marketplaces; (xxii) tax matters; (xxiii) disasters or major epidemics; (xxiv) the outcome of legal and regulatory proceedings; (xxv) changes in expected contract start …

Department of Health and Human Services

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Definition | 11/26/2019

Updated Nov 26, 2019 What Is the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)? The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) that administers the nation’s major health care programs. The CMS oversees health care programs such as Medicare, Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and the state and federal health insurance marketplaces. CMS collects and …

ACA Marketplace

ACA Marketplace Plan Affordability Is Likely To Decrease For Subsidized Enrollees In 2020 | Health Affairs | 11/22/2019

Email In 2020, Affordable Care Act (ACA) health insurance Marketplace premiums will increase for significant segments of the currently enrolled population. This is because gross premiums are decreasing in the ACA Marketplaces for the second year in a row . In a recent Health Affairs blog post, Katie Keith noted the following statement from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS): “Premiums are expected to drop by 4 percent for …

Preventative Care

Delaware will fight to keep health care for state’s LGBTQ: Opinion | 11/22/2019

… preventative care. Premiums and policies could change for hundreds of thousands of people. The right to life will become conditional. We won’t let it happen here. Locally, Delaware’s Gender Identity Nondiscrimination Act outlaws any health insurance discrimination based on gender. We will continue to apply those nondiscrimination requirements to any health plans offered through our Health Insurance Marketplace as well as the Essential Health Benefits we require every health insurance …

Centene

Centene To Establish New East Coast Headquarters In Charlotte | PR Newswire | 7/1/2020

ST. LOUIS Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC ) today announced that it will establish an East Coast headquarters in Charlotte, North Carolina , after completing a comprehensive evaluation process. The company will begin construction on the new campus … Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace, the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also serves several international markets, and contracts with other healthcare and commercial …

UnitedHealth

Health insurers prosper as COVID-19 deflates demand for elective treatments | FierceHealthcare | 4/28/2020

… to severe—and concluded that “U.S. health insurers will nonetheless remain profitable under the most likely scenarios.” Earlier this month, UnitedHealth Group CEO David Wichmann told analysts that cost reductions so far are outstripping expenses … this,” said Peter Lee, executive director of Covered California, the health insurance marketplace in that state for people who buy their own coverage because they don’t get it through their job. That prediction comes as …

UnitedHealth Group

Health insurers prosper as COVID-19 deflates demand for elective treatments | FierceHealthcare | 4/28/2020

… to severe—and concluded that “U.S. health insurers will nonetheless remain profitable under the most likely scenarios.” Earlier this month, UnitedHealth Group CEO David Wichmann told analysts that cost reductions so far are outstripping expenses … this,” said Peter Lee, executive director of Covered California, the health insurance marketplace in that state for people who buy their own coverage because they don’t get it through their job. That prediction comes as …

CVS

Blue Cross parent launches special enrollment period | Crain’s Chicago Business | 4/2/2020

… coronavirus . Support our journalism: Please subscribe . Sign up for our daily newsletter rounding up the latest news on the pandemic. CVS Health last month said it would waive cost-sharing for certain Aetna plan members … reports . Unlike New York and Washington, which run their own health insurance marketplaces, Illinois and the other 31 states that use the federal government’s marketplace can’t reopen without approval from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid …

CVS Health

Blue Cross parent launches special enrollment period | Crain’s Chicago Business | 4/2/2020

… coronavirus . Support our journalism: Please subscribe . Sign up for our daily newsletter rounding up the latest news on the pandemic. CVS Health last month said it would waive cost-sharing for certain Aetna plan members … reports . Unlike New York and Washington, which run their own health insurance marketplaces, Illinois and the other 31 states that use the federal government’s marketplace can’t reopen without approval from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid …

RxAdvance

Centene Corporation Reports 2019 Third Quarter Results | Benzinga | 10/22/2019

… will create a premier healthcare enterprise focused on government-sponsored healthcare programs and a leader in Medicaid, Medicare and the Health Insurance Marketplace. The combination has recently received approvals from insurance and healthcare departments in … to the WellCare acquisition. In October 2019 , Centene, Walgreens and RxAdvance announced a strategic partnership to introduce an innovative model for pharmacy management that aims to increase transparency, enhance customer experience and ultimately result in …

Anthem, Inc.

Centene Corporation Reports 2019 Third Quarter Results | Benzinga | 10/22/2019

… will create a premier healthcare enterprise focused on government-sponsored healthcare programs and a leader in Medicaid, Medicare and the Health Insurance Marketplace. The combination has recently received approvals from insurance and healthcare departments in … of WellCare has entered into a definitive agreement under which Anthem, Inc. (Anthem) will acquire WellCare’s Missouri and Nebraska Medicaid plans. The closing of the transaction with Anthem is subject to U.S. federal antitrust clearance …

Cognosante

Healthcare Executive, Jamil Hermes, Joins Cognosante as Chief Growth Officer | PRWeb | 10/16/2019

Healthcare Executive, Jamil Hermes, Joins Cognosante as Chief Growth Officer Share Article Jamil Hermes will lead business development and capture teams as Cognosante’s new Chief Growth Officer. Jamil Hermes, Chief Growth Officer WASHINGTON Cognosante, a … Its expertise includes Medicaid, Medicare, military and Veterans’ health, the health insurance marketplace, data standards and analytics, modular system development and integration, and fraud, waste, and abuse detection and prevention. Visit cognosante.com for more information …

Gravie

Gravie announces a new ICHRA solution for businesses following new 2020 regulations that allow for company-funded, tax-advantaged contributions to individual HRA plans | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 10/11/2019

MINNEAPOLIS , Oct. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Minneapolis -based health insurance marketplace and benefits partner, Gravie, is announcing an individual coverage health reimbursement arrangement (ICHRA) solution in the wake of newly issued regulations. Starting Jan. 1, 2020 , employers of all sizes can take advantage of the new ICHRA regulations allowing them to use tax-advantaged dollars to subsidize employees’ premiums in the individual health insurance market. The new ICHRA regulations provide more …

Purdue Pharma

First Edition: October 11, 2019 | Kaiser Health News | 10/11/2019

… and Adragna, 10/10) Modern Healthcare: States Take Back Control Of Their ACA Marketplaces More states are taking control of their health insurance marketplaces to take advantage of cost savings, increase their autonomy, and support wide … family should be held accountable for the role their company, Purdue Pharma, played in the nation’s opioid crisis will be at the center of a hearing Friday in federal bankruptcy court. State attorneys general are …

Connecture

Connecture, Inc. Enters into a Definitive Agreement to be Acquired | CNBC | 1/5/2018

BROOKFIELD, Wis., Jan. 04, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Connecture, Inc. (OTCQX:CNXR), a provider of web-based information systems used to create health insurance marketplaces, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by entities affiliated with the global private equity firm, Francisco Partners. The transaction has been approved unanimously by Connecture’s Board of Directors upon the recommendation of a Special Committee of independent, outside directors …

RBC Capital Markets

GoHealth, Inc. Announces Filing of Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering | Yahoo News | 6/19/2020

… BofA Securities and Morgan Stanley are acting as the managing bookrunners for the proposed offering. Barclays, Credit Suisse, Evercore ISI, RBC Capital Markets and William Blair are acting as bookrunners for the proposed offering. Cantor … any such state or jurisdiction. About GoHealth: As a leading health insurance marketplace, GoHealth’s mission is to improve access to healthcare in America. Enrolling in a health insurance plan can be confusing for customers, and …

Health insurance marketplace GoHealth files to go public | FierceHealthcare | 6/19/2020

Health insurance marketplace GoHealth files to go public by Heather Landi Jun 19, 2020 12:41pm GoHealth has shifted its focus toward Medicare products over the past four years, positioning itself to capitalize on strong demographic … runners for the proposed offering. Barclays, Credit Suisse, Evercore ISI, RBC Capital Markets and William Blair are acting as book runners for the proposed offering. Cantor and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey are acting as co-managers …

Zacks Equity Research

Centene (CNC) Divests IlliniCare as Part of Merger Agreement | Zacks | 12/3/2019

You follow Analyst Blog - edit You follow Zacks Equity Research - edit What would you like to follow? Zacks Equity Research Cancel Read More Hide Full Article Centene Corporation ( CNC - Free Report ) and CVS Health ( CVS … healthcare enterprise and a leader in Medicaid, Medicare and the Health Insurance Marketplace. The combined entity will have a wider scale and diversification with more than 12 million Medicaid and around 5 million Medicare members …

Why Should You Hold Centene (CNC) Stock in Your Portfolio? | Zacks | 12/2/2019

You follow Analyst Blog - edit You follow Zacks Equity Research - edit What would you like to follow? Zacks Equity Research Cancel Read More Hide Full Article Centene Corporation ( CNC - Free Report ) is well-poised for … year, backed by the Fidelis Care buyout, growth in the Health Insurance Marketplace business, expansions and new programs across several states in 2018 and 2019. The company now expects the metric in the $73.6-$74.2 …

Norwest Equity Partners

Norwest Equity Partners closes GoHealth sale to Centerbridge | PE Hub | 9/17/2019

Norwest Equity Partners closes GoHealth sale to Centerbridge September 17, 2019 Norwest Equity Partners said Sept. 17 that it completed the sale of its investment in GoHealth to Centerbridge Partners . NEP is retaining a stake in GoHealth. The deal was announced in August. PRESS RELEASE Norwest Equity Partners Exits Investment in GoHealth; Retains Ownership Stake Post-sale to Centerbridge Partners • GoHealth is the leading, end-to-end health insurance marketplace …

Buyout firm Centerbridge nears $1.5 bln deal for GoHealth - Nasdaq.com | 8/19/2019

… Partners LP is nearing a deal to acquire a majority stake in GoHealth LLC that could value the U.S. online health insurance marketplace at about $1.5 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday … health insurance. Based in Chicago, GoHealth received an investment from Norwest Equity Partners in 2012. It competes with eHealth Inc , a Mountainview, California-based company that also helps connect customers with individual, Medicare and small …

Centerbridge Partners LP

Buyout firm Centerbridge nears $1.5 bln deal for GoHealth - Nasdaq.com | 8/19/2019

Shutterstock photo By Carl O’Donnell Aug 18 (Reuters) - Private equity firm Centerbridge Partners LP is nearing a deal to acquire a majority stake in GoHealth LLC that could value the U.S. online health insurance marketplace at about $1.5 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday. A deal could be announced as early as Monday, the sources said, asking not to be named because the discussions are confidential. GoHealth …

Buyout firm Centerbridge nears $1.5 bln deal for GoHealth -sources | Yahoo News | 8/19/2019

By Carl O’Donnell Aug 18 (Reuters) - Private equity firm Centerbridge Partners LP is nearing a deal to acquire a majority stake in GoHealth LLC that could value the U.S. online health insurance marketplace at about $1.5 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday. A deal could be announced as early as Monday, the sources said, asking not to be named because the discussions are confidential. GoHealth and Centerbridge …

Piper Jaffray

Centene Corporation’s (CNC) CEO Michael Neidorff on Q1 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript | Seeking Alpha | 4/23/2019

… EVP & CFO Kevin Counihan - SVP, Products Conference Call Participants Josh Raskin - Nephron Research Kevin Fischbeck - Bank of America Sarah James - Piper Jaffray Peter Costa - Wells Fargo Scott Fidel - Stephens Inc. Dave Windley - Jefferies Matt Borsch … growth as previously suggested in the 2020s and beyond. Now, health insurance marketplaces. The marketplace business cleared up another strong quarterly performance consistent with our expectations. At March 31, we served approximately 2 million exchange …

Bull of the Day: Centene (CNC) - December 20, 2017 - Zacks.com | 12/20/2017

Health Insurance Marketplace and a national leader in managed long-term services and supports. The company held its annual Investor Day on December 15 and several analysts came away increasingly bullish on the stock. Here’s was the word from investment bank Piper Jaffray where their price target on CNC was boosted from $112 to $134 (courtesy of TheFly.com)… Piper Jaffray analyst Sarah James raised her price target for Centene to …

Meridian Health

Centene’s Illinois Subsidiary to Acquire Membership of NextLevel Health Partners | PR Newswire | 6/30/2020

ST. LOUIS , June 30, Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC ) announced today that its Illinois subsidiary, Meridian Health Plan of Illinois , Inc. (“Meridian”), and NextLevel Health Partners, Inc. (“NLHP”), a health plan serving Medicaid members in Cook … Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace, the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also serves several international markets, and contracts with other healthcare and commercial …

Harvard Medical School

What to do if you lose your health insurance - CBS News | 4/10/2020

… million people have lost their coverage in the last two weeks of March alone, according to estimates from researchers at Harvard Medical School and Hunter College. That number could swell to 7.3 million by June … Island, Vermont and Washington.) All these states control their own health insurance marketplaces, so if you are someone who declined to purchase coverage during the 2019 open-enrollment period and you live in one of …

Medical Center

IlliniCare Health Adds AMITA Health to the Ambetter Provider Network | PR Newswire | 11/20/2019

… from IlliniCare Health, underwritten by Celtic Insurance Company, is expanding its provider network in Cook and DuPage counties for its Health Insurance Marketplace product. On November 1, 2019 , AMITA Health joined the Ambetter network, giving … hospitals joining the Ambetter from IlliniCare Health provider network: Adventist Medical Center Bolingbrook Adventist Medical Center GlenOaks Adventist Medical Center Hinsdale Adventist Medical Center La Grange Alexian Brothers Medical Center Elk Grove Village Holy Family …

Mercy

IlliniCare Health Adds AMITA Health to the Ambetter Provider Network | PR Newswire | 11/20/2019

… from IlliniCare Health, underwritten by Celtic Insurance Company, is expanding its provider network in Cook and DuPage counties for its Health Insurance Marketplace product. On November 1, 2019 , AMITA Health joined the Ambetter network, giving … Center Elk Grove Village Holy Family Medical Center Des Plaines Mercy Medical Center Aurora Rehabilitation Hospital Elk Grove Village Resurrection Medical Center Chicago St. Alexius Medical Center Hoffman Estates Saint Francis Hospital Evanston Saint Joseph …

University Hospital

Trump rule on health insurance leaves immigrants, companies scrambling for answers | MSN | 10/31/2019

Reuters/Lee Celano Beds lie empty in emergency room of Tulane University Hospital in New Orleans LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Nearly a decade after receiving U.S. citizenship, Guatemalan-born Mayra Lopez thought she had … their front-line staff on how to address questions. California’s health insurance marketplace, Covered California, said “consumers must be lawfully present in order to apply for coverage.” Many prospective immigrants seeking to enter the country …

HCA Healthcare

Centene’s Carolina Complete Health Wins Medicaid Contract | Zacks | 10/9/2019

… under the New Hampshire Medicaid Care Management (MCM) program.In August, the company announced the expansion of offerings in the 2020 Health Insurance Marketplace by penetrating 10 markets, namely Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, North Carolina, Ohio … ranked stocks like Molina Healthcare, Inc. ( MOH - Free Report ) and HCA Healthcare, Inc. ( HCA - Free Report ) . You can see the complete list of today’s Zacks 1 Rank (Strong Buy) stocks here. Molina offers Medicaid-related …

Department of Veterans Affairs

Cognosante Awarded New Community Care Referrals and Authorizations (CCR&A) Contract | PRWeb | 10/8/2019

Cognosante has been awarded a contract to continue providing development and support services for the Department of Veterans Affairs Community Care Referrals and Authorizations program. The new task order will allow Cognosante to continue its … Its expertise includes Medicaid, Medicare, military and Veterans’ health, the health insurance marketplace, data standards and analytics, modular system development and integration, and fraud, waste, and abuse detection and prevention. Visit cognosante.com for more information …

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Centene’s Washington Subsidiary Reaches agreement with State of Washington | PR Newswire | 12/16/2017

… prescription drug benefit commonly known as “Part D”), dual eligible programs and programs with the U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Centene also provides healthcare services to groups and individuals delivered … to adequately price products on federally facilitated and state based Health Insurance Marketplaces; tax matters; disasters or major epidemics; the outcome of legal and regulatory proceedings; changes in expected contract start dates; provider, state, federal …

Legacy Health

After Hurricane Harvey, ¡Vive Tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® Brings Needed Services and Day of Family Fun to Houston | PR Newswire | 11/1/2017

… and high blood pressure screenings. Last year we did 200 flu shots, 80 eye exams and 300 blood/glucose screening. Legacy Health Clinic was there and helped individuals schedule appointments with a doctor, if the … Yoga and Zumba Dancing Health Information: Health Education on the Health insurance Marketplace Family fun : Trackless train, live performances. games, raffles and giveaways Where: Mason Park, 541 South 75 th Street, Houston, TX When: Saturday …

RWJBarnabas Health

CoverNJ Coalition Launches Statewide Effort to Promote Health Insurance Open Enrollment Nov. 1- Dec. 15 | PR Newswire | 10/30/2017

… the other essential health benefits that insurance provides. The Coalition announced its effort today during an outreach event hosted by RWJBarnabas Health at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, with coalition members, community representatives and U.S … to “window shop” and compare various insurance plans. New Jersey’s health insurance marketplace provides many coverage options for consumers to choose from. A majority of New Jersey residents qualify for subsidies that help bring down …

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

CoverNJ Coalition Launches Statewide Effort to Promote Health Insurance Open Enrollment Nov. 1- Dec. 15 | PR Newswire | 10/30/2017

… health benefits that insurance provides. The Coalition announced its effort today during an outreach event hosted by RWJBarnabas Health at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, with coalition members, community representatives and U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone … to “window shop” and compare various insurance plans. New Jersey’s health insurance marketplace provides many coverage options for consumers to choose from. A majority of New Jersey residents qualify for subsidies that help bring down …

Centene Corp

Centene To Establish New East Coast Headquarters In Charlotte | PR Newswire | 7/1/2020

ST. LOUIS Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC ) today announced that it will establish an East Coast headquarters in Charlotte, North Carolina , after completing a comprehensive evaluation process. The company will begin construction on the new campus … Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace, the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also serves several international markets, and contracts with other healthcare and commercial …

Meridian Health Plan

Centene’s Illinois Subsidiary to Acquire Membership of NextLevel Health Partners | PR Newswire | 6/30/2020

ST. LOUIS , June 30, Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC ) announced today that its Illinois subsidiary, Meridian Health Plan of Illinois , Inc. (“Meridian”), and NextLevel Health Partners, Inc. (“NLHP”), a health plan serving Medicaid members in Cook … Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace, the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also serves several international markets, and contracts with other healthcare and commercial …

Sunshine Health

Sunshine Health Supports Community during the COVID-19 Pandemic | PR Newswire | 6/16/2020

Sunshine Health Supports Community during the COVID-19 Pandemic Partnerships and programs address social determinants of health needs throughout Florida News provided by Jun 16, 2020, 07:26 ET Share this article SUNRISE, Fla. , June 16 … Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace, the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also serves several international markets, and contracts with other healthcare and commercial …

Wellcare

Centene Subsidiary WellCare of Kentucky Selected to Continue Serving Medicaid Managed Care Program in the Commonwealth | PR Newswire | 6/1/2020

ST. LOUIS , June 1, Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC ) announced today its subsidiary WellCare of Kentucky has been selected by the state of Kentucky to continue serving the commonwealth’s Medicaid managed care program statewide. The new … Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace, the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also serves several international markets, and contracts with other healthcare and commercial …

Humana

Health insurers prosper as COVID-19 deflates demand for elective treatments | FierceHealthcare | 4/28/2020

… He expects—barring a worsening situation—the rest of the year’s earnings to match projections. Other insurers, including Centene, Anthem, Humana and Cigna, are scheduled to release earnings reports this week. If these results are … this,” said Peter Lee, executive director of Covered California, the health insurance marketplace in that state for people who buy their own coverage because they don’t get it through their job. That prediction comes as …

Cigna

Health insurers prosper as COVID-19 deflates demand for elective treatments | FierceHealthcare | 4/28/2020

… barring a worsening situation—the rest of the year’s earnings to match projections. Other insurers, including Centene, Anthem, Humana and Cigna, are scheduled to release earnings reports this week. If these results are repeated across … this,” said Peter Lee, executive director of Covered California, the health insurance marketplace in that state for people who buy their own coverage because they don’t get it through their job. That prediction comes as …

WellCare Health

Centene Corporation Reports First Quarter 2020 Results | PR Newswire | 4/28/2020

… our state customers.” First Quarter Highlights On January 23, 2020 , Centene acquired all of the issued and outstanding shares of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (WellCare). The transaction is valued at approximately $19.6 billion , including the … was due to the acquisition of WellCare, growth in the Health Insurance Marketplace business, expansions and new programs in many of our states throughout 2019 and 2020, particularly Iowa and Pennsylvania , and the reinstatement of …

Superior HealthPlan

Superior HealthPlan Providing Funding to Food Banks, Other Texas Organizations to Address Social Determinants of Health During COVID-19 Pandemic | PR Newswire | 4/23/2020

… leading multi-national healthcare company, has partnered with various organizations to support efforts that address these social determinants of health. Superior HealthPlan, as part of the Centene family, will be deploying these programs locally throughout … Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace, the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also serves several international markets, and contracts with other healthcare and commercial …

UnitedHealthcare

3 Economic Uncertainties That Payers Face Amid Coronavirus Crisis | HealthPayer Intelligence | 4/16/2020

… the uncertainties that have them on edge. “We have seen a reduction in elective care, which is impacting both the UnitedHealthcare benefits and the OptumCare delivery businesses,” David Wichmann, chief executive officer of UnitedHealth Group … among employer-sponsored health plans and Medicaid and the individual health insurance marketplace may offset the effects of this drop. UnitedHealth Group opened for the individual health insurance marketplace, capturing tens of thousands of enrollees …

Home State Health

Home State Health Sharing New COVID-19 Support Program to Assist Providers With Grant Writing, Small Business Loan Applications | PR Newswire | 4/10/2020

ST. LOUIS , April 10, Home State Health is providing assistance to network providers in Missouri who are seeking relief amid the COVID-19 pandemic through the Small Business Administration (SBA) and the CARES Act. Home … Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace, the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also serves several international markets, and contracts with other healthcare and commercial …

Fidelis Care

Centene Soars 47.8% in Six Months: Will the Rally Continue? - April 9, 2020 - Zacks.com | 4/9/2020

Fidelis Care buyout, growth in the Health Insurance Marketplace business and expansions plus new programs across many states in 2018 and 2019. The company is steadily focused on contract wins and extension across different geographies over the past many years. Several initiatives contributed to its robust membership growth and we expect the same to continue going forward. Moreover, mergers and acquisitions have always been its primary growth trajectory. In the …

ConnectiCare

Maine restricts eateries; Rhode Island jobless claims surge | Chron | 3/18/2020

health insurance marketplace announced Wednesday that uninsured residents will be able to sign up for coverage under a special enrollment period that’s been created in light of the coronavirus. Eligible residents can begin signing up Thursday for plans offered by Access Health CT’s two insurance carriers, Anthem and ConnectiCare. The enrollment period ends April 2, and the coverage will begin on April 1. ___ Hoping to give supermarkets and grocers a …

Aetna

Centene and CVS Health Announce Agreement for CVS Health to Acquire IlliniCare Health | PR Newswire | 12/2/2019

… that addresses physical, behavioral and social determinants of care,” said Karen S. Lynch , Executive Vice President, CVS Health and President, Aetna. “We look forward to working with Centene on a seamless transition and developing a … healthcare programs and a leader in Medicaid, Medicare and the Health Insurance Marketplace. The combination has received approvals from insurance and health care departments from 26 states. Completion of the Centene – WellCare transaction remains subject …

IlliniCare Health Plan

Centene and CVS Health Announce Agreement for CVS Health to Acquire IlliniCare Health | PR Newswire | 12/2/2019

… NYSE: WCG ), Centene has entered into a definitive agreement under which CVS Health will acquire Centene’s Illinois health plan subsidiary, IlliniCare Health Plan, Inc. (“IlliniCare”). The transaction entails the sale of Centene’s Medicaid and Medicare … healthcare programs and a leader in Medicaid, Medicare and the Health Insurance Marketplace. The combination has received approvals from insurance and health care departments from 26 states. Completion of the Centene – WellCare transaction remains subject …

Peach State Health Plan

Ambetter from Peach State Health Plan Expands Health Coverage to More Counties in Georgia This Year | 11/28/2019

Ambetter from Peach State Health Plan Expands Health Coverage to More Counties in Georgia This Year Nov 28, 2019 (12 hours ago) PRN ATLANTA: Open enrollment for the Health Insurance Marketplace in Georgia runs from Nov. 1 through Dec. 15. This year, Ambetter from Peach State Health Plan is available to Georgia residents in 122 of counties through the state Health Insurance Marketplace.Ambetter from Peach State Health Plan offers a …

Bright Health

Obamacare Office in Miami Hialeah, Recognized by HealthCare.gov as Elite ACA ‘AKA’ Obamacare Agents in Miami Dade County | PR Newswire | 11/20/2019

… a member of the HealthCare.gov Elite Circle of Champions goes to agents and brokers for their success during the 2019 Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment. Continue Reading BenaVest “Agents and brokers, like the ones we … with Obamacare enrollments that are looking to get appointed with Bright Health for Obamacare may visit http://www.insureuniversity.com/contracting . Related Images …

Health Net

Ambetter from Arizona Complete Health Expands Health Coverage to More Counties in Arizona This Year | PR Newswire | 11/5/2019

TEMPE, Ariz. Open enrollment for the Health Insurance Marketplace in Arizona runs from Nov. 1 through Dec. 15 . This year, Ambetter from Arizona Complete Health is available to Arizona residents in seven counties through the … Marketplace, Medicaid, Medicare and dual eligible programs. Formerly known as Health Net of Arizona and Cenpatico Integrated Care, Arizona Complete Health offers Medicare Advantage coverage through its Allwell program and Marketplace coverage through Ambetter. For …

Sunflower Health Plan

Ambetter from Sunflower Health Plan Expands Health Coverage to More Counties in Kansas This Year | PR Newswire | 11/5/2019

LENEXA, Kan. Open enrollment for the Health Insurance Marketplace in Kansas runs from Nov. 1 through Dec. 15 . This year, Ambetter from Sunflower Health Plan is available to Kansas residents in 16 counties through the federal Health Insurance Marketplace. Ambetter from Sunflower Health Plan offers a variety of benefits that improve access to care and support members’ day-to-day lives. Members have access to Ambetter Telehealth , which provides convenient …

Buckeye Health Plan

Ambetter from Buckeye Health Plan Expands Health Coverage to More Counties in Ohio This Year | PR Newswire | 11/5/2019

COLUMBUS, Ohio , Nov. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Open enrollment for the Health Insurance Marketplace in Ohio runs from Nov. 1 through Dec. 15 . This year, Ambetter from Buckeye Health Plan is available to Ohio residents in 30 counties through the federal Health Insurance Marketplace. Ambetter from Buckeye Health Plan offers a variety of benefits that improve access to care and support members’ day-to-day lives. Members have access to Ambetter …

The Health Plan

Centene’s Texas Subsidiary Wins Medicaid And LTSS Contracts | PR Newswire | 11/1/2019

… support even more members in the years ahead.” Superior HealthPlan has been providing healthcare services to Texas communities since 1999. The health plan currently serves more than 1.3 million members in all 254 Texas counties … to adequately price products on federally facilitated and state-based Health Insurance Marketplaces; (x) tax matters; (xi) disasters or major epidemics; (xii) the outcome of legal and regulatory proceedings; (xiii) changes in expected contract start …

Universal American

WellCare Reports Third Quarter 2019 Results | PR Newswire | 10/30/2019

… Health Insurance Marketplace. WellCare serves approximately 6.4 million members nationwide as of September 30, 2019 . For more information about WellCare, please visit the company’s website at www.wellcare.com . Basis of Presentation Discontinued Operations In 2016, Universal American, a subsidiary of WellCare, completed the sale of its life insurance business while retaining ownership of the life insurance subsidiary. Universal American entered into a 100% quota-share reinsurance treaty with the buyer, which …

Molina Healthcare

Centene’s (CNC) Q3 Earnings and Revenues Beat Estimates | Zacks | 10/22/2019

… revenues.In the third quarter, total revenues rose 17% to $19 billion from the year-ago period, primarily aided by the Health Insurance Marketplace business, expansions and new programs across many states in 2018 as well … better-ranked stocks from the medical sector are as follows:Molina Healthcare, Inc ( MOH - Free Report ) is set to report third-quarter 2019 earnings performance on Oct 29. The stock has a Zacks Rank 1 …

Wellcare Health Plans

Collaborative Health Systems ACOs Deliver $53 Million in Total Savings to Medicare in 2018 | PR Newswire | 10/14/2019

TAMPA, Fla. , Oct. 14, WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG ) and Collaborative Health Systems (CHS), a WellCare company, announced today that 13 CHS Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) – nearly 90% of … Medicare Prescription Drug Plans, as well as individuals in the Health Insurance Marketplace. WellCare serves approximately 6.3 million members nationwide as of June 30, 2019 . For more information about WellCare, please visit the company’s website …

Oscar Health

New Jersey health insurance marketplace: history and news of the state’s exchange | 8/6/2019

… three of them exited the exchange at the end of 2016, leaving two carriers offering plans for 2017. For 2018, Oscar Health – one of the insurers that had exited at the end of 2016 – returned … Christie. Those vetoes left the federal government to operate the health insurance marketplace in New Jersey, although that is poised to change under the Murphy Administration. Governor Christie took a very hands-off approach to …

AmeriHealth

New Jersey health insurance marketplace: history and news of the state’s exchange | 8/6/2019

… All three insurers that offered plans in the New Jersey exchange in 2018 are continuing to do so in 2019: AmeriHealth Oscar Health Oxford (UnitedHealthcare) also offers an off-exchange EPO in New Jersey. New … Christie. Those vetoes left the federal government to operate the health insurance marketplace in New Jersey, although that is poised to change under the Murphy Administration. Governor Christie took a very hands-off approach to …

Michael F. Neidorff

Centene To Establish New East Coast Headquarters In Charlotte | PR Newswire | 7/1/2020

… in the Charlotte community over time. “ Charlotte has great talent, excellent infrastructure and a real commitment to sustainable development,” said Michael F. Neidorff , Chairman, President and CEO of Centene. “We are pleased to expand our … Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace, the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also serves several international markets, and contracts with other healthcare and commercial …

Chini Krishnan

GetInsured Purchases More Than Million and a Half Dollars of Medical Debt In New Jersey Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic | PR Newswire | 6/29/2020

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. , June 29, GetInsured , a health insurance marketplace platform provider, purchased and retired $1.6 million of medical debt in the State of New Jersey after a new survey revealed that 60 percent of … quickly and in the best interest of their residents,” said Chini Krishnan , co-founder and CEO of GetInsured. “We applaud the efforts of local policymakers in working to bring this to fruition, and, particularly in …

Nancy Pelosi

Q&A: Overturning ‘Obamacare’ during a pandemic | Star Tribune | 6/27/2020

… realm, Trump’s unrelenting opposition to the ACA energizes Democrats going into the November elections. As if on cue, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has rolled out a bill to expand the health law, and the House … Medicaid expansions in most states and some 10 million through health insurance marketplaces like HealthCare.gov that offer individual plans subsidized by the taxpayers. According to Gallup, Americans under Trump have either tilted in favor of …

Larry Levitt

Q&A: Overturning ‘Obamacare’ during a pandemic | Star Tribune | 6/27/2020

Larry Levitt of the nonpartisan Kaiser Family Foundation estimates that about 23 million people are covered under the law, about the same as when former President Barack Obama left office. That includes about 12.5 million covered under Medicaid expansions in most states and some 10 million through health insurance marketplaces like HealthCare.gov that offer individual plans subsidized by the taxpayers. According to Gallup, Americans under Trump have either tilted in …

Donald Trump

Future of ACA may return to the courts following Trump filing | Modern Healthcare | 6/26/2020

… requirement that virtually all Americans have coverage. After failing to repeal “ Obamacare “ in 2017 when Republicans fully controlled Congress, President Donald Trump has put the weight of his administration behind the legal challenge. If the … don’t include sign-ups from states that run their own health insurance marketplaces. Major states like California and New York are not counted in the federal statistics. An estimated 27 million people may have lost …

Seema Verma

CMS launches new health informatics office to ease regulatory, administrative burdens: 5 details | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/24/2020

… unnecessary burden, increase efficiencies, continue administrative simplification, increase the use of health informatics, and improve the beneficiary experience,” CMS Administrator Seema Verma said in a news release. Five details: 1. The new office stems from … across Medicare, Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program and the Health Insurance Marketplace to reduce hours and costs that clinicians and providers generate for CMS-mandated compliance. 4. The division will also increase the number …

John Ryan

Arkansas Health & Wellness, Arkansas Total Care Support Little Rock Cares COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund | PR Newswire | 6/9/2020

… we continue to care for those who are most vulnerable during this time. Together we can Help Arkansas Live Better.” – John Ryan , President and CEO, Arkansas Health & Wellness, Arkansas Total Care. About Arkansas Health & Wellness … Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace, the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also serves several international markets, and contracts with other healthcare and commercial …

Jeffrey A. Schwaneke

Time Change For Centene Corporation’s Virtual Investor Meeting On June 12, 2020 | PR Newswire | 6/9/2020

… ET), and it will conclude at approximately 11:00 a.m. ET . Michael F. Neidorff , Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Jeffrey A. Schwaneke , Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, of Centene Corporation will host … Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace, the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also serves several international markets, and contracts with other healthcare and commercial …

Michael Neidorff

Centene And Quest Diagnostics Team Up To Increase Access To COVID-19 Testing | PR Newswire | 4/29/2020

… affordable and high-quality products to nearly 1 in 15 individuals across the nation, including Medicaid and Medicare members (including Medicare Prescription Drug Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace, the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also serves several international markets, and contracts with other healthcare and commercial organizations to provide a variety of specialty services focused on treating the …

Peter Lee

Health insurers prosper as COVID-19 deflates demand for elective treatments | FierceHealthcare | 4/28/2020

… Peter Lee, executive director of Covered California, the health insurance marketplace in that state for people who buy their own coverage because they don’t get it through their job. That prediction comes as tens of millions of Americans have lost their jobs—and often their health insurance. Those thrown out of work may be able to stay on employer coverage through a federal law called COBRA, but it’s expensive and …

Aaron Sisk

Magnolia Health Supports Community Needs During the COVID-19 Pandemic | PR Newswire | 4/27/2020

… are far-reaching and have extended beyond medical care to affect people’s access to food, employment, connectivity, and more,” said Aaron Sisk , CEO and president of Magnolia Health. “These social determinants of health have a … Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace, the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also serves several international markets, and contracts with other healthcare and commercial …

Gavin Southwell

Benefytt Technologies, Inc. To Announce First Quarter Results on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 | Globe Newswire | 4/27/2020

… will announce its first quarter 2020 results on Wednesday, May 6, 2020, after market close. Chief Executive Officer and President Gavin Southwell and Chief Financial Officer Erik Helding will host a live earnings conference call … engages in the development and operation of private e-commerce health insurance marketplaces, consumer engagement platforms, agency technology systems, and insurance policy administration platforms. By leveraging existing and emerging platforms and Technologies, the Company offers …

Mark Sanders

Superior HealthPlan Providing Funding to Food Banks, Other Texas Organizations to Address Social Determinants of Health During COVID-19 Pandemic | PR Newswire | 4/23/2020

… effects of the COVID-19 pandemic have extended beyond medical care to affect access to food, employment and more,” said Mark Sanders , President and CEO of Superior HealthPlan. “These social determinants of health have a … Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace, the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also serves several international markets, and contracts with other healthcare and commercial …

Bob Dial

Individuals Who Lose Job-Based Health Insurance Can Qualify For A Marketplace Health Insurance Plan | PRWeb | 4/18/2020

… health insurance Marketplace. In addition, they may be eligible to take advantage of generous subsidies which can make a Marketplace health plan affordable,” began Bob Dial, vice president, Preferred Health Insurance Solutions (Preferred Health). Typically, the Open Enrollment Period (OEP) is the only time an individual can purchase a qualified, guaranteed issue, Major Medical Health Plan. When the OEP ends, individuals must meet at least one of the criteria outlined …

Nathan Landsbaum

Home State Health Sharing New COVID-19 Support Program to Assist Providers With Grant Writing, Small Business Loan Applications | PR Newswire | 4/10/2020

… activities. “Our providers are on the front lines every day, taking care of the most vulnerable populations across Missouri ,” said Nathan Landsbaum , President and CEO of Home State Health. “In support of our provider partners … Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace, the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also serves several international markets, and contracts with other healthcare and commercial …

Joe Biden

Democrats scramble to refocus their health platform on the coronavirus | STAT | 4/10/2020

… and ventilators. They have commissioned new opinion polls, retooled campaign events, and hired new staffers with expertise in public health. Joe Biden, the de facto Democratic nominee for president, has attacked Trump in a nationwide … Trump administration, however, has declined to reopen the state-level health insurance marketplaces created by the Affordable Care Act, sparking a new wave of Democratic criticism. Americans, however, are already permitted to sign up for …

Tom Murphy

Insurance marketplaces offer help with coronavirus job cuts - News - telegram.com - Worcester, MA | Star Telegram | 4/4/2020

Insurance marketplaces offer help with coronavirus job cuts Tom Murphy, Friday Apr 3, 2020 at 4:29 PM Apr 3, 2020 at 6:49 PM More than a million people could swamp the Affordable Care Act’s health insurance marketplaces in the coming months as employers lay off staff during the coronavirus pandemic. The health insurance markets are a backbone of the Obama-era law that President Donald Trump has tried to demolish …

Peter V. Lee

COVID-19 Projected to Drive Increased Costs for Consumers, Employers | HealthPayer Intelligence | 4/1/2020

… out-of-pocket expenses for beneficiaries resulting from healthcare spending to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. Covered California, the state’s health insurance marketplace, released a policy/actuarial brief projecting between $34 billion and $251 billion … that could exceed $251 billion,” said Covered California Executive Director Peter V. Lee. “Consumers will feel these costs through higher out-of-pocket expenses and premiums, as well as the potential of employers dropping coverage …

Karen S. Lynch

Centene and CVS Health Announce Agreement for CVS Health to Acquire IlliniCare Health | PR Newswire | 12/2/2019

… us to serve more members with our proven holistic approach that addresses physical, behavioral and social determinants of care,” said Karen S. Lynch , Executive Vice President, CVS Health and President, Aetna. “We look forward to … healthcare programs and a leader in Medicaid, Medicare and the Health Insurance Marketplace. The combination has received approvals from insurance and health care departments from 26 states. Completion of the Centene – WellCare transaction remains subject …

Alex Azar

Congress: HealthCare.gov Technical Problems May Impact Enrollment | HealthPayer Intelligence | 11/25/2019

… enrollment period. Source: Thinkstock Democrats from both the House of Representatives and the Senate sent a letter to HHS Secretary Alex Azar and CMS Administrator Seema about reported technical problems that may have prevented 100,000 … error messages when they attempted to enroll in the federal health insurance marketplace. Dig Deeper HealthCare.gov Breach Exposes Data of 75K Individuals AP News originally broke the story in an article which revealed that the …

Bernie Sanders

Thursday, November 14, 2019 | Kaiser Health News | 11/14/2019

… research professor who directs Georgetown University’s Center on Health Insurance Reforms said the marketplace has demonstrated “remarkable resiliency.” The individual health insurance marketplace survived after the Republicans in Congress defanged the Affordable Care Act in … Rather Than Political Death Knell It Might Have Been Sen. Bernie Sanders’ (I-Vt.) standing in the 2020 Democratic primary has only grown since his heart attack, proving that the political thinking of days passed …

Sabrina Corlette

Thursday, November 14, 2019 | Kaiser Health News | 11/14/2019

… Sabrina Corlette, a research professor who directs Georgetown University’s Center on Health Insurance Reforms said the marketplace has demonstrated “remarkable resiliency.” The individual health insurance marketplace survived after the Republicans in Congress defanged the Affordable Care Act in 2017, wiping out the individual mandate. That rule had incentivized people to get health insurance by penalizing those who decided to forgo it. (Santhanam, 11/13) CNBC: Obamacare Early Enrollment Rate Drops 20 …

John Carney

Delaware Health Insurance Marketplace to lower rates - Delaware State News | Delaware State News | 11/5/2019

Delaware Health Insurance Marketplace to lower rates Nov 5th, 2019 · by · Comments: DOVER — The Affordable Care Act has been under attack in recent years for its high premiums and lack of access to many families and individuals. Now, Gov. John Carney and other state officials are pushing back with more affordable prices as they announced that Delaware’s Health Insurance Marketplace will have a 19 percent drop in rates for next …

Ken Burdick

WellCare Reports Third Quarter 2019 Results | PR Newswire | 10/30/2019

… 279.8 million , or $5.50 per diluted share. “We are pleased with our strong revenue and earnings growth this quarter,” said Ken Burdick , WellCare’s chief executive officer. “All three business segments continue to contribute to our … Medicare Prescription Drug Plans, as well as individuals in the Health Insurance Marketplace. WellCare serves approximately 6.4 million members nationwide as of September 30, 2019 . For more information about WellCare, please visit the company’s website …

Mitch McConnell

Daily on Healthcare, presented by SBEC: Senate Democrats to force GOP on the record on pre-existing conditions | 10/29/2019

… health insurance marketplaces and have been highly effective at lowering premiums heading into this year’s Obamacare open enrollment. Still, the vote is a messaging opportunity for Democrats. They’re advancing the resolution through the Congressional Review Act, which provides for a floor vote without the permission of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell . The bill would need a simple majority to pass, but could still be vetoed by Trump. The vote will …

State of Texas

Amid coverage losses, ‘Obamacare’ enrollments are up | 6/26/2020

… with the administration in a case that won’t be heard before the fall. In the case before the Supreme Court, Texas and other conservative-led states argue that the ACA was essentially rendered unconstitutional after … don’t include sign-ups from states that run their own health insurance marketplaces. Major states like California and New York are not counted in the federal statistics. An estimated 27 million people may have lost …

President Trump’s administration urges end to Affordable Care Act | 6/26/2020

… agrees with the administration in a case that won’t be heard before the fall.In the case before the Supreme Court, Texas and other conservative-led states argue that the ACA was essentially rendered unconstitutional after … don’t include sign-ups from states that run their own health insurance marketplaces. Major states like California and New York are not counted in the federal statistics.An estimated 27 million people may have lost job …

State of California

As COVID cases rise, White House seeks to scrap ‘Obamacare’ | 6/27/2020

… in a statement. Just as the nation seemed to be getting better control over the virus outbreak, states including Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Nevada and Texas are reporting a surge in cases. Overall, more than … don’t include sign-ups from states that run their own health insurance marketplaces. Major states like California and New York are not counted in the federal statistics. An estimated 27 million people may have lost …

Amid coverage losses, ‘Obamacare’ enrollments are up | 6/26/2020

… health insurance marketplaces. Major states like California and New York are not counted in the federal statistics. An estimated 27 million people may have lost job-based coverage due to layoffs, and it’s unclear what — if anything — they’re turning to as a fallback. People who lose employer health care are eligible for a special sign-up period for subsidized plans under the Obama-era law. Many may also qualify for …

State of Maryland

Maryland coronavirus emergency healthcare enrollment extended to July 15 | 6/30/2020

FREDERICK, Md. (WDVM) — The deadline to sign up for coronavirus emergency healthcare in Maryland has been extended into July. According to Maryland Health Connection, the state’s health insurance marketplace, uninsured residents have until July 15 to sign up. The extension comes as more than 43,000 residents have received coverage during this special enrollment period that began in march, according to the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange. “With this virus, it’s more …

MD Health Connection extends enrollment period once again. New deadline-July 15 | 6/24/2020

The Maryland Health Benefit Exchange has announced that it has extended the deadline of its Coronavirus Emergency Special Enrollment Period so that uninsured residents will have until July 15 to enroll in health coverage through Maryland Health Connection, the state’s health insurance marketplace. The deadline extension comes as more than 43,000 residents have received coverage during this special enrollment period that began in March with Gov. Larry Hogan’s announcement of …

State of Kentucky

Beshear says he will restart Kynect, the state-based health insurance marketplace that his father launched as part of embracing Obamacare | 6/18/2020

Events, trends, issues, ideas and independent journalism about health care and health in Kentucky, from the Institute for Rural Journalism and Community Issues at the University of Kentucky Wednesday, June 17, 2020 Beshear says he will restart Kynect, the health-insurance marketplace his father launched as part of embracing Obamacare By Melissa Patrick Kentucky Health News Gov. Andy Beshear said Wednesday that he will restart the state health-insurance exchange …

Beshear applies for transition back to state-based health exchange | News | wdrb.com | 6/17/2020

Save LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear has notified the federal government of his intent to transition back to a state-based health exchange under the Affordable Care Act by 2022, he announced Wednesday. Most Kentuckians began shopping for private health insurance or signed up for Medicaid on the federal exchange since 2016, when former Gov. Matt Bevin began dismantling Kynect, the state’s original health insurance marketplace. Beshear’s father …

State of Florida

As COVID cases rise, White House seeks to scrap ‘Obamacare’ | 6/27/2020

… a statement. Just as the nation seemed to be getting better control over the virus outbreak, states including Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Nevada and Texas are reporting a surge in cases. Overall, more than half … don’t include sign-ups from states that run their own health insurance marketplaces. Major states like California and New York are not counted in the federal statistics. An estimated 27 million people may have lost …

Benefytt Technologies (NASDAQ:BFYT) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research - Ticker Report | 6/21/2020

… health insurance marketplaces, consumer engagement platforms, agency technology systems and insurance policy administration platforms. Benefytt Technologies Inc., formerly known as Health Insurance Innovations Inc., is based in Tampa, Florida. “ Get Benefytt Technologies alerts: A number of other brokerages also recently commented on BFYT. ValuEngine downgraded Benefytt Technologies from a sell rating to a strong sell rating in a research note on Wednesday, April 8th. B. Riley reiterated a buy rating …

State of Colorado

Texas health insurance marketplace: history and news of the state’s exchange | 6/20/2020

… to expand Medicaid under the ACA. Looking ahead to 2021: Friday Health Plans will join exchange Friday Health Plans, a Colorado-based company, plans to offer coverage in the Texas exchange as of 2021. The … a major role in educating state consumers about the federal health insurance marketplace in its early days. The Blues plan used many strategies to reach consumers: creating a website, launching a texting campaign, and engaging …

Nevada health insurance marketplace: history and news of the state’s exchange | 6/11/2020

… a “better user experience” for consumers, insurers, and enrollment assisters, including brokers and navigators. Average rates increased by 1.6% for 2020, and Anthem rejoined the exchange Compare plans and rates in Nevada HMO Colorado/HMO Nevada/Anthem offered coverage in Nevada’s exchange through 2017, but terminated their plans at the end of that year and did not offer coverage in 2018 or 2019. But their filing for 2020 noted that …

State of Illinois

Centene’s Illinois Subsidiary to Acquire Membership of NextLevel Health Partners | PR Newswire | 6/30/2020

ST. LOUIS , June 30, Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC ) announced today that its Illinois subsidiary, Meridian Health Plan of Illinois , Inc. (“Meridian”), and NextLevel Health Partners, Inc. (“NLHP”), a health plan serving Medicaid members in Cook … Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace, the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also serves several international markets, and contracts with other healthcare and commercial …

Centene’s Illinois Subsidiary to Acquire Membership of NextLevel Health Partners | 6/30/2020

ST. LOUIS , June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) announced today that its Illinois subsidiary, Meridian Health Plan of Illinois , Inc. (“Meridian”), and NextLevel Health Partners, Inc . (“NLHP”), a health plan serving Medicaid members … Plans) as well as individuals and families served by the Health Insurance Marketplace, the TRICARE program, and individuals in correctional facilities. The Company also serves several international markets, and contracts with other healthcare and commercial …

State of Georgia

As COVID cases rise, White House seeks to scrap ‘Obamacare’ | 6/27/2020

… statement. Just as the nation seemed to be getting better control over the virus outbreak, states including Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Nevada and Texas are reporting a surge in cases. Overall, more than half the … don’t include sign-ups from states that run their own health insurance marketplaces. Major states like California and New York are not counted in the federal statistics. An estimated 27 million people may have lost …

Compliance Alert: HHS Finalizes Its Updated Section 1557 Rules | 6/22/2020

… the Final Rule was released, the United States Supreme Court released its much anticipated opinion in Bostock v. Clayton County, Georgia regarding whether an employee’s sexual orientation or gender identity protects them from discrimination on … by HHS under Title I of the ACA (such as health insurance Marketplaces), but not those that are administered by another federal agency, and (3) any program or activity administered by an entity established under …